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NOTICE INVITING PROPOSALS
FOR THE OPERATION OF
FIXED-ROUTE BUS SERVICES
Request for Proposals No. B0453.0-06
The San Diego Metropolitan Transit System
(MTS) is accepting proposals under a negotiated procurement process for the operation of fixed-route bus services in parts of southern and eastern San Diego County for a five-year base term plus three one-year option terms. This service includes roughly 9.0 million annual revenue miles
of fixed-route urban, express, and local service (800,000 annual revenue hours). The contract consists of the operation and maintenance of several components including: heavy-duty and medium-duty urban and local bus service in South Bay, Central San Diego, East County, and Chula Vista areas and regional commuter-express service.
Request for proposal documents will be available on or about March 20, 2006
MTS Procurement Department
1255 Imperial Avenue, Suite 1000
San Diego, CA 92101
Telephone: (619) 238-0100 Ext. 493
Facsimile (619) 696-7084
A pre-proposal conference and facility tours will be held on or about April 5th and 6th, 2006.
Technical Proposals and Price Bids will be due on or about May 3, 2006
, unless otherwise amended, at Metropolitan Transit System 1255 Imperial Avenue, Suite 1000, San Diego, California 92101. Proposals received after that time or at any other place other than the place stated herein will not be considered.
MTS hereby notifies all proposers that in regard to any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement; Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (as defined in 49 CFR Part 26) will not be subject to discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex or national origin in consideration for an award.
This project is subject to a capital assistance grant between San Diego Metropolitan Transit System (MTS), and the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Transit Administration.
MTS reserves the right to reject any and all proposals and to re-advertise for proposals.
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Pub. March 10-00002269